These are the questions that we have been asking ourselves from
the moment we joined the industry, and we are still searching
for solutions. You get your badge and are let out into the
world, without guidance, without answers, and without the
knowledge of what's available.
We were lucky:
Chris Bensted - “I met some great
instructors, initially on Twitter, and then I started the
first Facebook group for ADIs searching for a community. I’ve
been networking ever since. These networks have opened doors
and opportunities, also provided me education and tools. Not
to mention some amazing colleagues and friends. Luck is where
hard work meets opportunity, I’m proud to have created a lot
of luck which I am looking forward to sharing.”
Ian Brett - “When I first qualified I was
unsure about how to progress within the driver training world.
The school I trained with didn’t offer me guidance on how to
grow. Once I got my green badge their job was done. I grew my
business to include instructor training, car and trailer,
fleet training, minibuses and more but I had to make a lot of
mistakes on the way which gets very costly. I want to be part
of an industry that works together for the betterment of
However, it is still isolated with many instructors (both new
and experienced) not knowing where to turn or where to start. We
want to change that...
YOU are invited to join:
The Driving Instructor and Trainers Collective
Together we can produce change and develop opportunities.
A signposting point for the whole industry, supporting
associations, companies, and products. At the heart of it are
driving instructors, the life blood of the driver training
Working together, united by a badge.
Nationally and Locally the world of the ADI can be a lonely one.
Lockdown has taught us many lessons about both ourselves and our
community. The DVSA position is clear and we need to take
control of our own futures. We want to represent everyone,
giving them a voice and platform on which to find and be found.
Associations - National and Local - Not
just a poster on the test centre wall
CPD (Continuous Personal Development) -
What opportunities could you choose?
Schools and franchises of all sizes - What
do they offer?
Products and Services - The tools of the
We will deliver opportunities, deals and value that far outweigh
the cost of being a member. In fact one of our first deals will
give you the ability to save £100s! To be amongst the first to
seize this when it’s announced,
sign up today!
Those joining us in the first month with receive exclusive
status as founder members, and be able to display a gold badge
on their digital profiles. Future badges will be available for
ADI Trainers, CPD providers, and Schools. You can proudly stand
out as one of the ADI community, and we will stand united with
As green-blooded ADIs, we know that there is not enough time in
the day to digest the magazines, articles and emails we receive.
However willing, they sit unopened. We will help! We are
inviting your associations, product and service providers, and
the DVSA to give us the headlines. Aimed at a 2 minute read we
will make sure you get the vital facts for running your
business, with links to the full stories should you wish to
Just £6 a month will get you access to our newsletters, support
and growing platform. We are teaming up with experts across the
industry to deliver guidance and support. Including discounts,
savings and opportunities.
Still trying to get your head around it?
Think Martin Lewis, Money Saving Expert, but for ADIs. We will
be there for every day, not just the bad days.
All we need…
We are asking for a little bit of support, and a little bit of
faith. In exchange we promise you that we will continue to
work tirelessly to deliver a community, build bridges and
develop new opportunities.
Do you you think you are up to the challenge, and become part
of something bigger?
Sign up here